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Proper Glove Procedures for EMS Workers

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Proper Glove Procedures for EMS Workers

In the medical field, particular with EMS workers, there are particular safety procedures when it comes to using gloves. It is important to assess the risk levels that exist in you specific environment, and that will help you determine the type of gloves that will be most suitable for your environment. You should take into consideration the types of substances and chemicals and other hazards you may be coming into contact with, because each glove has its own resistance level to these particular hazards. Even with proper research into an appropriate glove, one single glove may not offer the protection you...

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